Author Archives: Melissa

Still Me

A Five Star Pick I knew (and hoped) that there would be a sequel to Me Before You but had no idea there would be a third installment!  Louisa is back and ready more than ever to try a new … Continue reading

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Karolina’s Twins & The Dutch Wife

Book Pairing Both these novels held my interest till the very end.  All the while, I kept trying to guess what the main outcome of the story was for each.  I was successful with the first book but was very … Continue reading

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Petty: the Biography

HisLit I am a huge fan of Petty’s music.  Ever since I heard his songs on the radio, I always looked forward to his next release and I knew (no matter what) I would enjoy it.  His style was real … Continue reading

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Wonder

Book vs. Movie    I read the book and loved it.  Even though it is a young adult novel, it speaks to a wide audience.  It was such a special story that I was very excited when I found out … Continue reading

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A Street Cat Named Bob

A Five Star Pick There are so many pet stories that can bring smiles and tears to your face, with some that are also meant to inspire.  Bob the cat certainly brought hope to an addict at a time when … Continue reading

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Jane Steele & Mr. Rochester

Book Pairing    So, as some of you know, I am a Jane Eyre fan.  I wrote a post about it long ago, which you can see here, in case you missed it.  It is one of my five-star picks.  … Continue reading

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Iceland Defrosted

HisLit A book that will grab you from beginning to end—especially if you enjoy traveling to exotic places and indulge in eating, drinking and being merry.  Iceland sounds like the type of place to visit if you are a sci-fi … Continue reading

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